Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Shareholders' Equity

Shareholders' Equity
9 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2018
Equity [Abstract]  
Shareholders' Equity
Shareholders’ Equity
During the nine months ended June 30, 2018, we paid approximately $39.1 of cash dividends.  We also repurchased approximately 1,377,000 shares of our common stock during the nine months ended June 30, 2018, at a total cost of approximately $60.6. In connection with our share-based compensation plans discussed further in Note 12, we also issued approximately 584,000 shares of common stock, of which approximately 448,000 shares were from treasury stock.